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NBC
Jan 18, 2013 6:00pm PST
of the uc system. >>> also a major expansion to tell you about. how much facebook plans to spend to carve out more space on the peninsula. >> and would you believe a flu vaccine made from insects. the new hope for people suffering from the flu virus. >>> and good evening. i'm jeff ranieri. hazy sunshine for today, but by all accounts really gorgeous outside. 74 in the scotts valley. 67 in the mill valley who could hit 70 degrees tomorrow coming up. ♪ secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart disease and even death. speak up about secondhand smoke. your health and the health of your family depend on it. >>> researchers are using bugs to battle the flu bug and people with allergies may be the big winners. a cdc map charting flu activity shows the virus is widespread in all but three states. doctors are urging everyone who hasn't gotten the vaccine yet to get one as soon as possible. nbc bay area's marianne favro is live at the santa clara health department with a closer look at a new egg-free flu vaccine. marianne? >> reporter: janelle it is
ABC
Jan 17, 2013 4:30am PST
investigators say it could take months to determine the true cause. >> governor brown will attend a uc board of regents meeting to discussion the proposed budget and the impact on uc wanting to keep further tuition or fee increases off the agenda. university of california schools will get plenty of financial help from taxpayers after voters approves proposition 30. he wants more teaching, less research, and more students accepted from community colleges. >> san francisco's law banning public nudity goes into effect but today it is challenged in federal court. a lawsuit filed by four in november seeks an injunction based on constitutional rights. the city attorney will argue on behalf of the ordinance in the district court in san francisco. the attorney arguing for the plaintiffs wants it to apply to all nude its not just the four that filed suit. >> notre dame could hold a news conference today on the shocking story of the national college football star who claims he was a victim of a terrible hoax. grieving the death of his girlfriend exposed as a hoax. an investigation is underway whether
NBC
Jan 8, 2013 5:00am PST
be giving uc berkeley researchers about your commute without you even knowing about it. a new traffic study is out this morning shedding light on some of the worst commutes in the bay area. "today in the bay's" marla tellez live this morning with more on the traffic study that's surprising some. good morning, marla. >> reporter: this traffic study is different from all of the other studies that we've seen previously because for the first time researchers tracked drivers unanimously using their cell phone gps. now, if you happen to drive northbound 101 in southeast san jose where we are this morning, you may have been one of those drivers. researchers -- the study was done by researchers at uc berkeley and m.i.t. it's one of the four most congested spots in the bay area during the morning commute. the other three hot spots include southbound 101 traffic through san rafael, westbound 580 traffic along the castro valley y and southbound commute through san ramon on 680. researchers tracked more than 350,000 drivers using their cell phone data to pinpoint these trouble spots. the study conclude
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 5:00pm PST
's controversial but it is fair. it's right. and it's just. >> reporter: also getting a boost is the uc and cal state system. they will each get an additional $250 million. that's a 5% increase. now, it is less than what the university's actually asked for but the governor says he will urge the uc regents and the csu governing board not to raise tuition but he cannot make any guarantees. so we'll just have to see on those tuition hikes. while we have seen billions in cuts to state services, do not expect those to return anytime soon. the governor says, this is not the time to start spending wildly since we're just getting a handle on the budget. as for pressure to spend from the legislature, the governor says he is going to use all his charm to make sure that doesn't happen at least not this year. live in the newsroom, grace lee, cbs 5. >>> seeing one of our mates in the middle of the school just like get jumped like that. >> violence spilling on school grounds. how a group of gang members made their way onto campus to target a high school student. >
NBC
Jan 8, 2013 6:00am PST
drivers. the study done by researchers at both uc berkeley and m.i.t. found that this area northbound 101 in south san jose is one of the four most congested shots in the bay during the morning commute. southbound 101 traffic through san rafael and castro valley and westbound 580 traffic and southbound commute through san ramon on 680 also. the study concludes if 1% of commuters from these very specific outlying areas canceled their trip during rush hour commutes, that would reduce the extra travel time for all other drivers by 14%. which turns out to save about eight minutes an hour. valuable time according to some drivers we talked to this morning. >> you might get a burst of no traffic for a short period of time but then it always -- you hit it. you just keep hitting it. i don't know if there's really a way around it unfortunately. >> reporter: now, to the controversial part over a three-week period researchers tracked more than 350,000 people using their cell phone data again without them knowing but they say this information will be kept confidential. the study was published in the d
FOX
Jan 18, 2013 7:00am PST
reported. >>> uc undergraduate students will not see their tour wigs go -- tuition go up next fall. with proposition 30, the uc system will receive 125 million next year. but that's still less than the $250 million the state originally requested. uc is still considering raising fees for some graduate programs to make up for the shortfall. >>> we have to get out of her comfort zone. we have to look at this thing in a way, how do we maintain, enhance, this wonderful institution called the university of california. some of the governor's suggestions include reversing student's average graduating time, and defeesing faculty benefits. some regents pointing out -- pointed out that some uc regents teachers have lower salaries than others universities. >>> a vineyard manager in sonoma county has been sentenced to one mon in -- to one month in jail. the "press democrat" reports that james pool entered a no contest plea to charges that he removed a safety device. from r -- prosecutors say taking off the safety device caused the workers's ethlows to become trapped. >>> days after a virus zair
ABC
Jan 16, 2013 5:00am PST
francisco today at uc and will talk about the priorities he wants to see in the system. "los angeles times" reports brown will push for more teaching and less research at university of california campuses and wants more online courses to save money and increase class offerings. in the budget preliminary last week, he increased money for both the uc and cal state university systems by $250 million each less than requested but enough to avert tuition hikes in the fall. the governor said if they want more funding in the future they need to do as he asks. >> employees at oakland unified school district forced to move because of a flood will not be back any time soon after equipment was damaged. workers are displaced at least through the spring. they are looking at the structural stability of the building of the it will take up to ten wokes. the flood was caused by someone leaving a tap on in a custodian clots it. >> drives along the great highway in san francisco notice big improve 349 the next nine months with a little inconvenience in the meantime. traffic is reduced to a single lane in shor
CBS
Jan 16, 2013 5:00am PST
the classes. online classes are on the agenda for this morning's uc regents meeting in san francisco. the "san francisco chronicle" reports the uc system spent more than $4 million marketing its online courses for nonstudents but so far only five people have signed up. those are students by the way. those are san jose sharks. but a total of 1700 students are taking advantage of the classes. >> they haven't been doing much lately. maybe they were taking the classes. >> maybe. never know. >>> facebook wants to change the way we search online. >> they do. the social network unveiled a graph search they call it. it allows you to narrow your searches through different categories, people, photos and places and interests. no, you can search for friends in san francisco, who loves cbs 5. >> so many, right. >> so many. graph search is available by invitation-only at least for now. >>> meantime, facebook lost nearly 1.4 million active users in december. experts say increased advertising and new experimental fees may have turned some of the people off.
NBC
Jan 7, 2013 4:30am PST
. revolution foods was started by two uc berkeley students in 2006 with a focus on using local ingredients to create homemade healthy school lunches. the $9 million contract with san francisco unified is revolutions biggest deal yet. >>> a few hours from now the 49ers playoff tickets going on sale. there's a limited number of tickets available for saturday's game taking on the packers. you are told to head to ticketmaster.com starting at 10:00 this morning. also playing this saturday baltimore ravens surviving yesterday taking on the denver broncos and on sunday seahawks visiting the falcons and texans play in new england taking on the patriots. >> those are going to be gone in a flash. >> exactly. most of them are gone now. limited. bloom. flash. >>> meteorologist christina loren, i got rained on during my run yesterday morning as expected. >> i told but that. couldn't have come as too much of a shock. good morning to you. you won't get rained on during your afternoon run, marla. we know you like to go double time this time of year. 33 degrees in napa. 39 in sonoma. 43 in san francisco. i
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 5:00pm PST
that gave us uc, the highway system. he gave us what people call modern california. unfortunately for his son, he is left stuck trying to pay for it. >> thinking of the california water project. >> reporter: that will be on the agenda, as well. >> thank you. >>> checking bay area headlines, tense moments in a san jose neighborhood this morning while police search for suspects in an attempted home burglary. police asked willow glen residents and an elementary school to shelter in place. officers searched the area around huston avenue and marshall way for an hour. no suspects were arrested. >>> also in san jose some neighbors now say they recognize the suspect in an attempted kidnapping from a police sketch. it happened on 33rd and saint james street last friday morning. surveillance video captured a man trying to kidnap a 13-year- old girl as she walked to school. the teen fought back and she was able to break free. >>> in palo alto, facebook found ter mark zuckerberg is preparing -- founder mark zuckerberg is preparing to host a fundraiser for new je
FOX
Jan 8, 2013 5:00am PST
was for somebody to avoid rush hour and they could help speed up fellow drives heading north. it happened at uc berkeley and using gps significant that. the research showed a select group is contributing to much of the congestion on the roads. the study found for example if one percent of drivers from dublin san rafael and other parts of san ramon would cancel their trips, traffic would drop 14% which is would alter a person's commute for 15 minutes one driver said he can't delay his trip. >> i need a car, i am a road warrior, i need a car to get where i am going so no. >>> and transportation officials can look to it as far as making small changes that would lead to big results. caltrans is studying to see if they could add metering lights and other traffic among other things. janine de la vega, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> let's check in with sal and we were talking about spare the air and we are talking about taking public transportation if you can. we just checked in with caltrans and so far there are no major delays on the systems and hopefully it will stay that way. let's look at the r
FOX
Jan 12, 2013 7:00am PST
. >>> new this morning, the costs to go to a uc campus won't likely go up next year. uc administrators announced yesterday that governor jerry brown's budget plan appears to provide enough funding to avoid an increase. brown's budget proposal includes an additional $250 million for the uc system. the amount is less than the uc requested, but probably enough to avoid an increase. >>> meanwhile, the brentwood school district may expand a program that puts ipads in elementary schools. officials are looking at expanding the program out to all the district's fourth graders. fourth grade was selected because of larger class sizes and the ability for students to learn independently. officials will hold a meeting january 23rd at edna middle school to determine interest level. >>> mcdonald's is trying something new with its happy meals in england. the fast food chain is pledging to distribute 15 million books instead of toys over the next two years. the program is called the happy readers initiative. the books are nonfiction and explore things like space and marine life. no word if the concept
KRON
Jan 8, 2013 8:00pm PST
where the trouble spots are. >> reporter: a team of researches, including experts from uc berkeley and caltrans, analyzed three weeks worth of cell phone gps data from over 350,000 people here in the bay area. it's first time a study like this has been attempted. by mapping out where and when those phones were used and comparing that to know traffic patterns, the team determined that a small number of commuters are actually causing some of the regions biggest traffic jams. they found that drivers in parts of san rafael, hayward, san ramon, dublin and san jose are all trying to commute at the same time. thats creating traffic back ups for everyone else. the team believes that by changing the driving habits of the people who live in these areas, overall commute times could be improved. for example, if the number of drivers from these spots was reduced by just 1 percent, the travel times for everyone could be shortened by up to 18 percent. turning a one hour commute, into a 50 minute trip. researchers also say that encouraging people in these areas to carpool or use public transportat
FOX
Jan 23, 2013 7:00am PST
-dollar development project initiated by students at uc berkeley is underway. students returning to campus could see and hear the big changes on the south side of campus this will make way for a whole new plaza. workers moved into high gear over winter break. the students say they wanted the changes and are looking forward to a new lower sprewell plaza. >> this was initially introduced by students and they taxed themselves to pay for the project. >> the campus paid for half of the project and the students paid for the other half. >> student government and otherrants will be relocated to the echelon hall. >>> if you find yourself in a rocky romantic relationship, it could be related to how much sleep you are getting. the uc berkeley study says people who don't get enough sleep may not be expressing enough gratitude in their romantic relationships. sleepless people tend to be more self-centered and are too tired to express appreciation. expression of gratitude can lead to positive mental thinking and physical benefits. i'm not gonna say anything about my situation. [laughter] >> 8:23. let's go to sal
ABC
Jan 17, 2013 5:00am PST
it could be months to determine the try cause of the crash. >> governor brown is at the uc board of regents meeting in san francisco for a said day to discuss the budget and the impact on the system. he wants regents to keep further tuition or fee increases off the agenda saying university of california schools get plenty of financial help from taxpayers after voteers approved proposition 30. he wants more students accepted from the california community colleges. >> san francisco law banning public nudity goes into effect next month and is challenged today in federal court. a lawsuit filed by four nudists in november seeks an injunction based on constitutional rights. city attorney will argue on behalf of the ordinance at the u.s. district court in san francisco. the attorney arguing for the plaintiff wants it to apply to ought nudists not just the four that filed suit. >> notre dame officials could hold a news conference on the shocking story of the national college football star who claim tons the victim of a terrible hoax. an investigation is underway whether manti te'o is the victim or
ABC
Jan 8, 2013 4:00pm PST
, there are answers. professors at uc berkeley gathered detailed traffic information yet. here is what they found. the traffic is the worst in southeast san jose, hayward, san ramone and san rafael. they looked at issues and they i the have the answer you don't know where traffic comes from. it's like you don't see an accident or anything. it's just bad. >> they believe this happens because people from out lying neighborhoods come together like a river, causing congestion in random times for others on the freeway. this, researchers believe will help them target ask try to somehow fix, the problem areas. >> there are smart people figuring it ut. >> this research will help them use what we have more efficiently. that could mean more metering lice for those feeder neighborhoods. and or advising commuters to leave at different times. >> anything with more lights, please? up next, companies always making the next big thing. >> is it too much for us? >> americans love their gadgets. manufacturers and retailers getting worried about consumer fatigue. i'm david louie. we'll have the story coming up. >> i
NBC
Jan 11, 2013 5:00am PST
, christie smith, "today in the bay." >>> new this morning, the uc berkeley student law student is pleading guilty for his involvement in a strange case in which an exotic bird was beheaded at a las vegas resort. 24-year-old pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of instigating or engaging in animal cruelty yesterday. he was sentenced to 48 hours of community service and will have to pay about $350 in fines and restitution. fellow cal student faces felony charges for killing the bird. witnesses say the two men were seen carrying the bird's body and severed head at the policem resort. >>> prosecutors say a man took two kids from their mother's home in south san francisco back in september and then stole a yacht in alameda and sailed away. he says he was trying to save them from an abusive home. the children's mother recently sought a restraining order against him. >>> if you have noticed a backup on the dumbarton bridge as you head to work, you are not alone. since the start of the year the commute from the fremont side to menlo park has been bad and there's a reason for it. they are closing
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 5:00am PST
"occupiers" will get for getting sprayed in the face at uc-davis. >>> police say a man admits to killing his mother and when you hear about his criminal history, you may be surprised to know that he was on the streets in the first place. we'll explain next. to give a break cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. it was such a beautiful experience. (jessica lee) ♪ and it's beautiful ♪ (woman) why walk 60 miles in the boldest breast cancer event in history? because your efforts help komen serve millions of women and men facing breast cancer every year. visit the3day.org to register or to request more information and receive a free 3-day bracelet today. it was 3 days of pure joy. ♪ and it's beautiful ♪ these sweet honey clustery things have fiber? fiber one. almost tastes like one of jack's cereals. uh forgot jack's cereal. [ jack ] what's for breakfast? uh try the number one! i've never heard of that. [ wife ] it's great. it's a sweet honey cereal, you'll love it. yeah this is pretty good. are you guys alright? yeah. [ male announcer ] over a third
CBS
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am PST
are fighting to restore slashed state services. >>> uc-davis will have ato pay a million dollars for the pepper spraying incident. 21 "occupiers" will get $35,000 apiece the rest given to attorneys and other protestors. this happened in the fall of 2011. >>> time now 6:11. crumbling castle, are the sacramento kings on the move? >> plus a scary situation. who rescued the driver of this boat after it spun out of control? >> i love it. i wouldn't sell something i didn't love. >> and the taste of sweet success. how a local teen is hoping to turn candy bars into cash for college. [ male announcer ] the career landscape of america is changing. new jobs are here, and by 2025 we could have millions more that demand qualified college graduates. many in the bay area. at devry university, our market-responsive bachelor's and master's degree programs can give you what you need to succeed in today's careers and the ones on the horizon. get the know how you need for a new tomorrow at our 4 bay area locations, online or both. learn more at devry.edu. and l
KRON
Jan 18, 2013 5:00pm PST
at u-c berkeley. yudof has been president of the 10-campus system since 2008. he oversaw some tumultuous times. including deep cuts in state funding and academic programs. sharp increases in tuition. and several rowdy on-campus protests. >> visitors to california beaches are being asked to be extra careful when they are near the water this weekend. the weather is expected to to bring warm powerful waves. the coast guard and national park service are warning swimmers and boaters to be on the lookout for rip tides and sneaker waves that could reach up of 20 feet. the weather is good news for spectators headed to the mavericks big surf contest near half moon bay on sunday. >> the weather looks great for the beaches. temperatures today made it in the upper 60s. oakland, 68 degrees. and san jose, mid '60s. san francisco, 64. right now, these current numbers in the 50s for the most part. cooling down to 40's. these numbers are going to get pretty chilly again for tonight. the north bay valleys with 20's on tap. santa rosa, fairfield, and upper 30's and low 40's with the bay side. fo
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